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Meet the cannabis chef leading a culinary revolution

Friday 7th of February 2020, 0:12
related countries: United States United States

Andrea Drummer is the woman behind the first cannabis cafe in the US, but for now you may still want to BYO brownies.
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Kabul Taliban: Spies, militants and a mysterious assassination

Friday 7th of February 2020, 0:30
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

Two men were shot dead in the Afghan capital, Kabul. But who were they, and why were they there?
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Warner Music set for US stock market flotation

Friday 7th of February 2020, 3:12
related countries: United States United States

Billionaire Sir Len Blavatnik's Warner Music Group has announced plans to sell shares via a stock market listing.
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Li Wenliang: Coronavirus kills Chinese whistleblower doctor

Friday 7th of February 2020, 4:16
related countries: China China
related places: Wuhan

Li Wenliang warned fellow medics in December - but police told him to stop "making false comments".
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Yemen Al-Qaeda leader al-Raymi killed by US strike

Friday 7th of February 2020, 7:32
related countries: Yemen Yemen, United States United States

Qasim al-Raymi, who has led Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) since 2015, is killed in Yemen.
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Coronavirus: Eating sea urchins and Swiss rolls under quarantine

Friday 7th of February 2020, 8:23
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Thousands of people around the world remain under observation for signs of coronavirus.
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In pictures: South Korea mass wedding defies coronavirus fears

Friday 7th of February 2020, 12:36
related countries: South Korea South Korea
related places: Seoul

Thousands of couples, many wearing masks, attend a church-organised ceremony near Seoul.
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Russian reporter Milashina, who exposed Chechen gay purge, attacked in Grozny

Friday 7th of February 2020, 13:12
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Chechen

Yelena Milashina describes being beaten and kicked by a gang in her hotel in Grozny.
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Russia says plane 'almost hit' by anti-aircraft fire in Syria

Friday 7th of February 2020, 14:09
related countries: Israel Israel, Syria Syria

The A320 airliner diverted on Thursday after Syrian forces responded to alleged Israeli strikes.
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Coronavirus: Dozens more catch virus on quarantined cruise ship

Friday 7th of February 2020, 14:31
related countries: Japan Japan

At least 61 people on board a ship quarantined off the coast of Japan have now tested positive.
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German AfD-backed leader to stay on temporarily

Friday 7th of February 2020, 16:03
related countries: Germany Germany

Thuringia's ex-premier was helped into office by the far right, but his resignation is now on hold.
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Coronavirus: Russian media hint at US conspiracy

Friday 7th of February 2020, 16:24
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Big Pharma and US intelligence are among the culprits in conspiracy theories aired by Russian TV.
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Li Wenliang: Coronavirus death of Wuhan doctor sparks anger

Friday 7th of February 2020, 16:41
related countries: China China
related places: Wuhan

Li Wenliang's death has sparked unprecedented levels of grief and anger on Chinese social media.
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Mexican president to hold raffle over predecessor's plane

Friday 7th of February 2020, 17:00
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Andrés Manuel López Obrador said 100 people will win $1 million, rather than the plane itself.
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Coronavirus: Hong Kong imposes quarantine rules on mainland Chinese

Friday 7th of February 2020, 17:45
related countries: China China

Travellers from mainland China will be isolated for 14 days in new efforts to stem the coronavirus.
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Australia floods: Fire-hit Australia faces 'dangerous' downpours

Friday 7th of February 2020, 18:44
related countries: Australia Australia

Severe weather warnings are issued in New South Wales, where rain has helped to douse bushfires.
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Tycoon jailed for college cheating 'chutzpah'

Friday 7th of February 2020, 19:44
related countries: Isle of Man Isle of Man, United States United States

Douglas Hodge paid nearly $1m in bribes to get four of his children into elite US colleges.
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Was this Trump's best week yet?

Friday 7th of February 2020, 22:12
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump, Iowa, Senate

From the Iowa caucus mishap to his acquittal in the Senate, this week has treated the US president well.
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The silent epidemic of America’s problem with guns

Friday 7th of February 2020, 22:23
related countries: United States United States
related places: America

Two thirds of American gun deaths are suicides. How do you solve a problem hardly anyone talks about?
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Chinese 'democracy tourists' see Iowa up close

Friday 7th of February 2020, 22:28
related countries: China China

The students visitors were fascinated by the caucuses, despite the vote's messy outcome.
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Cardboard trafficking gang busted by police in Madrid

Friday 7th of February 2020, 23:17
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

The gang is accused of shipping waste worth €10 million (£8.4m) from Madrid to Asian countries.
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